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Degree Plans - Surveying and Geomatics Technology (Certificate)

Record details

Our Surveying and Mapping Technology program teaches you the basic elements of surveying required of a land surveyor as well as part of the formal training required for professional license.

Our highly qualified staff emphasize boundary surveying. This includes history, dendrology, evaluating property corners, measuring boundaries, describing land by metes and bounds, calculating land areas, and using the Texas Coordinate System. Mapping, route surveying, control surveying, the Global Positioning System (GPS), and electronic data collection are also studied.

A one-year certificate of proficiency is available to students completing certain designated courses. Graduates can enter the workforce as well-trained surveying technicians.

Catalog Year
2021-2022
Degree Type
Certificate
Available Online
No
Available Hybrid
No
TSI
Exempt
Degree Plan
First Semester  

SRVY 1301 Introduction to Surveying

3

SRVY 1309 Surveying Measurement

3

DFTG 1309 Basic Computer-Aided Drafting

3

SRVY 2331 Geodetic Surveying and Mapping

3

SRVY 2335 Geodetic Surveying and Mapping Applications

3
SRVY 2344 Surveying—Legal Principles II 3
Second Semester  
SRVY 1341 Land Surveying
SRVY 1335 Land Surveying Applications
SRVY 2309 Computer-Aided Mapping
SRVY 2339 Engineering Design Surveying
SRVY 1391 Special Topics in Surveying

SRVY 2343 Surveying—Legal Principles I

3
Total Semester Hours 36

 

Gainful Employment Report
https://www.tjc.edu/ge/surveying